Will work destroy our love?
Hi, My girlfriend of 6 months, and I are
entertaining the idea of having her come
to work in an accounting office that I
am in charge of, I am concerned about how
this will affect our relationship or if
both a work relationship and a social relationship
We have discussed the
pros and cons of this move, and have come
out in favor of it, but I want to be absolutely
positive about it ... any thoughts are
All things are possible,
but it's hard to imagine how you got to
be in charge of the tea trolley, let alone
Are you so much in
love that you've completely forgotten your
responsibilities to your employer and your
employees? Most people with an office romance
dream of taking work out of their love,
only the clinically insane choose to mix
Don't get me wrong,
I'm not saying it can't work, I'm saying
it's not likely to.
Suppose you fall out
at home? Suppose she can't hack it? Suppose
she doesn't like your management style?
Suppose the staff think you're favouring
her? Suppose she thinks you're favouring
the staff rather than risk favouring her?
Suppose she hates your best worker?
Suppose she fancies
your worst worker ... I could go on all
day; your turn.